Schedule: December 2019
Come over to Cranmer House on Sunday, December 1, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. to make an Advent wreath with your family. We’ll provide all the supplies (greens, wreath rings, candles, and other materials), along with a meal, for $40 per family. Register online, space is limited.
On Monday, December 2 Adventers will gather at 7:15 p.m. for Parish Prayer at Cranmer House in Homewood (2814 Linden Avenue, 35209).
The Advent Episcopal School Choral Ensemble, led by the Advent’s Director of Music and Organist Dr. Frederick Teardo, will sing services of Lessons & Carols on December 5, 6, and 8. For more information on these services, visit the school website.
Women of the Advent will gather for their annual Christ in the Christmas Crunch fellowship morning at The Club on December 6 at 9:30 a.m.
On Sunday, December 8 join us for our Morning Services of Lessons & Carols during the 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. services in the Nave.
Our Mission and Outreach ministry will host their annual coat drive on December 8 and will distribute coats through a pop-up shop for our underhoused downtown neighbors during their Third Thursday Social on December 19.
Our December Midday Music concert featuring The Cathedral Ringers (a handbell ensemble conducted by Dr. Charles Kennedy) will play a Christmas concert on Friday, December 13 at 12:30 p.m. in the Nave.
Please join us for two evening services of Lessons and Carols:
Thursday, December 19 at 5:30 p.m. featuring The Cathedral Choir.
Sunday, December 22 at 5:00 p.m. featuring Advent Birmingham.
Both of these services will be held in the Nave and will include a time of fellowship in Clingman Commons afterward.
Advent 5th-graders will bless our 9:00 congregation in the Nave with their performance of a Christmas pageant on Sunday, December 22.
Christmas Eve Services will be held on Tuesday, December 24:
3:00 p.m. Family Service
5:00 p.m. Holy Communion
5:00 p.m. Holy Communion in the Refectory
8:00 p.m. Holy Communion
10:25 p.m. The Music of Christmas
11:00 p.m. Holy Communion
On Christmas Day, Wednesday, December 25, Adventers will gather at 10:00 a.m. for Holy Communion. Following this service, deliver a poinsettia to a homebound parishioner. Contact Stella@CathedralAdvent.com with questions or to sign up.
Tune in to our Christmas at the Advent playlist on Spotify.
Click here to download a calendar page of December events at the Advent